Jun. 6, 1699

“Order of the Sovereign-Prince” issued by Prince-Bishop Johann Philipp von Greifenclau zu Vollraths [Present-day Germany; Prince-Bishopric of Würzburg]: “[…] foreign Jews are prohibited to peddle with lemons and bitter oranges and such items whether it may be during or outside of the fairs and annual markets […] and they may only have proper shops/stalls in a particular area.”
Wirzburgische Chronik derer lezteren Zeiten von P. Ignacio Gropp. (Wirzburg; 1750); (Chronicle of Würzburg’s past by P. Ignacio Gropp.); (Würzburg; 1750); Researched and Translated by Ziba Shadjaani 4/21/2020